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American pastoral / Philip Roth.

by Roth, Philip.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1997Description: 423 p. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0395860210; 9780395860212.Subject(s): United States -- History -- 1961-1969 -- FictionGenre/Form: Pastoral fiction. | Historical fiction.DDC classification: 813/.54 Online resources: Publisher description | Contributor biographical information Also issued online.Awards: Pulitzer Prize, Fiction, 1998.Summary: The tragic impact of the Vietnam War on a relationship between father and daughter. The father is an upstanding individual who believes in the American Dream, but his daughter has a different dream, to get America out of Vietnam and she kills innocent people to achieve it. For the father it is the end of the world, he has lost his daughter. By the author of Sabbath's Theater.
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The tragic impact of the Vietnam War on a relationship between father and daughter. The father is an upstanding individual who believes in the American Dream, but his daughter has a different dream, to get America out of Vietnam and she kills innocent people to achieve it. For the father it is the end of the world, he has lost his daughter. By the author of Sabbath's Theater.

Also issued online.

Pulitzer Prize, Fiction, 1998.

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